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Grateful Dead Live at Nassau Coliseum on 1984-04-29


Topics Audience


Set 1

Feel Like A Stranger, Friend Of The Devil, CC Rider, Bird Song, Hell In A Bucket, West L.A. Fadeaway, Cassidy, Ramble On Rose, Let It Grow

Set 2

China Cat Sunflower-> I Know You Rider-> Samson & Delilah, Terrapin Station-> Don't Need Love-> Drums-> Truckin'-> Stella Blue-> Sugar Magnolia, E: Day Job


Collection GratefulDead
Band/Artist Grateful Dead
Venue Nassau Coliseum
Location Uniondale, NY

Source Set 2 only; Master: 2 Crown PZM-315 Microphones and Sony TC-D5m Cassette Master microphones spread about 20 feet behind stage, obstructed view seating;
Lineage Playback Sony UCX-S cassette masters on Sony TC-D5m to Marantz PMD-670

Notes

* Brent, Billy, Mickey
** Quick new light show rap during Sunshine Daydream

Here's the story about this show - we had seen a lot of shows on this East Coast Spring Tour. The Nassau shows were the last on the tour. We were running late (used to happen a lot with my group). I got around my seats just after the lights went out and just grabbed any patch for the first set - I don't know what kind of mics, but the tapes don't sound that good. I was tired and had had enough of the taping area (no official taping section in those days) and heard that my friends were hanging out in the obstructed view seats behind the stage. I went there and it was great - the opposite of what you would think Nassau Coliseum would be like - not a lot of people, room to relax, and an interesting view of the band. There were repeaters pointed directly at us so it sounded great. Some people nearby were taping with Crown PZMs so I patched in with them and I think the tapes sound great.

There are a few glitches where decks in front of me did not know how to hold their record button down while making tape flips or changes. I cleaned them up the best I could, some you can hear and others are barely noticeable.

Reviews

Reviewer: jjg4762 - - November 12, 2013
Subject: sounds good
This is a good sounding recording from a good show. Standard set list good playing
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Source: (FOB) Nakamichi CM-300 (CP-1) x2 > Cassette Master (Marantz Superscope CD320/Maxell UDXLII) Cassette Master (Nakamichi DR-1) > Korg MR-1000 (1-bit/5.6MHz) > Audiogate (1-bit/5.6MHz > 24-bit/96KHz) > Soundforge 9.0 (edits) Tape flip in drums at 5:35 spliced using Soundforge 9.0. Recorded FOB from Section 63, Row J, Seat 12 by Bob Morris.
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Source: Master Audience Recorded By Mr. Darby; Sennheiser MD421's + Nakamichi CM300/CP4s> (PAS/DFC/2nd Row Of OTS/6 Feet High)> Sony MX 10>Sony TC-D5M,Tape Maxell MX; Transfer Information:Tascam 112 MKII (XLR Out)> Tascam HD-P2 @ 24/48>HDD>Amadeus Pro (Tracking/Fades/FLAC8); Tracks Renamed/Metadata Tagging By Keo
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Source: DTS-Audio-CD 5.1 Mix; SBD (shn id 7507) SBD > PCM (analog output) > D > D > CDR; Mastered by Jay Serafin; via Bob Harrell + AUD1 (shn id 29758) FOB(11th Row)>Beyer Dynamic M88's>Sony TCD5M(CM)>Nak DR-10 (Playback)>Midiman Flying Cow 24bit/48kHz A/D>RME Digi96/8>Steinberg's Wavelab 3.0 (bit resolution & resampling to CDR redbook 16/44.1>CDWav beta1.6 (tracking only)>SHNv3 (MKW ACT); Transferred/shn'ed by Charlie Connor + AUD2 (shn id 125023)Master Audience Recorded By Fitzy, Transfer By Keo; Nakamichi CM300/CP4 Shotguns > Sony TC-D5M, Tapes Maxell MX-90's; Transfer With Nakamichi MR-1 > Korg MR-1000 @ 1 Bit/5.6 MHz; + Video (no shnid) - dts mixing by Kevin Tobin
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